Seddon planning best practices in Cumbria

OneProgramme to rule them all – Seddon Construction implements planning best practices

Seddon Construction has been keeping its promise of on-time delivery to customers for a staggering 120 years – and counting. This family firm is proactive with its digital construction strategy, including best planning practices. It continues to seek better ways of working. Its latest initiative, OneProgramme, will see best working practices and use of programme…

active online

Elecosoft in the news

Here are a few recent stories from the last quarter that you may have missed, as Elecosoft and its products appear in the news and other features.  The media have been reporting on our acquisition of active online, a visualisation software business specialising in home soft furnishings and materials. The CIOB’s digital construction magazine BIMplus…

Designing and building staircases with digital software

There is nothing Excel Stairs can’t do when it comes to designing and building staircases

Excel Stairs can create almost unlimited designs and turn artistic concepts into perfect and practical staircase geometry, often for the high-end, luxury and celebrity market. Paul Elkin has been designing and building staircases for 40 years. The company is an expert in digital design. It is a traditional family business that operates from a state-of-the-art 12,000…

Luxury residential construction exterior

Bouygues UK overcomes challenges of conservation area construction to deliver a luxury residential construction project

When Bouygues UK was asked to demolish the old Hempel Hotel near Hyde Park for a luxury residential construction project, it was inevitable that it would be challenging. Tight access, almost zero on site storage, a short 18-month timeline and the need to retain a high-profile heritage façade were just the start of the story…